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In a strategic move towards the official inauguration of the Kashimbila Dam and Airport projects, His Excellency, Dr. Agbu Kefas, has approved the formation of a specialized committee. The committee comprises esteemed members from various sectors, tasked with ensuring the seamless preparation and execution of the commissioning ceremony scheduled for February 23rd, 2024, at 10 am.

Led by Dr. Jedi Williams mni, the Chief of Staff to the Governor, the committee boasts a diverse array of professionals and stakeholders. Notable members include Rt. Hon. Mark Useni – MHR, Musa Siman, Esq., and several honorable commissioners representing key ministries such as Water Resources & Aquatic Affairs, Energy, Works & Infrastructure, and Transportation.

Additionally, representatives from local government councils, law enforcement agencies including the DPOs of Takum and Ussa LGAs, as well as the Department of State Services (DSS), Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), and Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) have been appointed to the committee.

Dr. Emmanuel Lawson, Jechonia Agabi, Jerome Luka, and other esteemed individuals also serve as members, alongside community leaders and officials from relevant government agencies.

The committee’s primary objective is to oversee the meticulous planning and coordination of the commissioning event, which will be graced by the esteemed presence of former President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. With this distinguished assembly of members, Taraba State is poised to mark a significant milestone in its infrastructure development journey.

Expressing confidence in the committee’s capabilities, Sanda Yusuf, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, reiterated the state’s commitment to delivering these transformative projects for the benefit of all Tarabans.

As the countdown begins to the historic event, anticipation mounts for the unveiling of the Kashimbila Dam and Airport, representing a monumental leap forward in Taraba’s infrastructure landscape.